bureaucracy


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Synonyms for bureaucracy

Synonyms for bureaucracy

nonelective government officials

a government that is administered primarily by bureaus that are staffed with nonelective officials

any organization in which action is obstructed by insistence on unnecessary procedures and red tape

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During the first two decades of independence, the bureaucracy performed admirably.
Assessing experience of several countries and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in these matters, there is a proposal to introduce the "zero bureaucracy" approach.
Contrarily, the function of the bureaucracy is to serve the state of their own understanding using public means.
After the 1990 political change, such a trend was started and now the executive chief has come to the situation of complaining about a nonfunctional bureaucracy. Bureaucracy is known as the permanent government and when the permanent government is in such a sorry state, one can imagine about the state of the nation!
He said the present government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was making efforts to bring reforms in bureaucracy so that they could more effectively perform their duties for enhancing the performance of their respective departments.
He addressed high ranked officials at Punjab's Civil Secretariat where he emphasised on significance of bureaucracy and termed it 'the backbone of the country.'
LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman retired Justice Javed Iqbal on Tuesday assured that arrested officials will no longer be handcuffed.Addressing top provincial officials at a ceremony at the Civil Secretariat in Lahore, the NAB chairman said, Bureaucracy is the backbone of the country and if it doesn't make decisions, then how can we?
In a country like Pakistan where millions live below poverty line and where majority of the populace is deprived of civic amenities, bureaucracy's bulge is conspicuous.
She said it was regrettable that the house of Punjab Assembly was being disrespected by the bureaucracy. She added that it seemed the House had no authority before the bureaucracy.
ON Friday, Prime Minister Imran Khan returned to one of his favourite themes when he reiterated his commitment to depoliticising the bureaucracy, 'insulating it from all kinds of political pressures'.
ARYNEWS ISLAMABAD Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that the government was fully committed to introduce structural reforms in the bureaucracy to make it efficient and responsive according to the need of the hour.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said the government is firmly committed to undertaking structural reforms of bureaucracy to make it efficient and responsive to the need of the hour.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that the government was fully committed to introduce structural reforms in the bureaucracy to make it efficient and responsive according to the need of the hour.
Instead I want to invite you to rethink your preconceptions about a very old word, one almost universally uttered only in revilement: we need to talk about bureaucracy.
Bureaucracy and Society in Transition: Comparative Perspectives